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Acquaintance with the village of Old Believers

During the visit to an authentic village of Old Believers (“semeiskie”) in the Baikal region you will about the culture of Old Believers which is included into UNESCO world heritage.

You will learn about customs and traditions of the “semeiskie” people, will hear unique ancient folk songs, take part in traditional games and joyful dances. You will learn the facts about how a traditional house of Old Believers is built and will get acquainted with its household objects the history of which dates back to ancient times.

And of course no one will be left indifferent with the richly laid table: Russian borshch, boild potatoes fried with lard, mushrooms in marinade, vegetable salads, berry pies, home-made kvass.

Included services:
Guide
Breakfast
Lunch
Dinner
Accommodation (Hotel/Guesthouse)
Accommodation (Homestay)
Entrance tickets (e.g. museums, parks etc.)
Beverages (non-alcoholic)
Car (with driver)
Fuel, Petrol
Bus/Train tickets
Domestic flight tickets
Transport: Minivan
Languages:
English
German
French
Spanish
Italian
Japanese
Korean
Russian
Other
Payment Method

For a confirmed booking, a deposit of (10%) is required. Deposit is paid by credit card (secure payment via Stripe, no credit card fees). The remaining balance can be paid in cash upon start of the trip - unless Host & Traveler agree on different payment methods.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellations can be made free of charge up to 30 days prior to the beginning of the booked service. The deposit (10%) is only refundable if the booking is canceled at least 30 days in advance.